Apple plans to enable its next iPhone to become a mobile wallet by allowing owners to securely make mobile payments in a store with the touch of a finger, Bloomberg said on Sunday, citing a person familiar with the situation.
Apple has invited media to a "special event" in its hometown of Cupertino, California, on September 9, when the iPhone maker is expected to unveil the latest versions of its best-selling smartphones.
Apple is preparing to roll out a larger, 12.9-inch version of its iPad for 2015, with production set to begin in the first quarter of next year, Bloomberg cited people with knowledge of the matter as saying on Tuesday.
China could have a new homegrown operating system by October to take on imported rivals such as Microsoft Corp, Google Inc and Apple Inc, Xinhua news agency reported on Sunday.
Computer technology became an area of tension between
Most retailers in the UAE have kicked off taking pre-orders for iPhone 6, while several have arranged to ship in the device within 24 hours after its global launch, a report said.
The latest smartphone from Apple is expected to be
Apple has been discussing how its "HealthKit" service will work with health providers at Mount Sinai, the Cleveland Clinic and Johns Hopkins as well as with Allscripts, a competitor to electronic health records provider Epic Systems, p
Samsung Electronics and Apple Inc agreed to scale down their international legal war and withdraw patent lawsuits outside the US, a Samsung spokesman said on Wednesday.
"This agreement does not involve any licensing arrangeme
China's Huawei Technologies Ltd said smartphone shipments in the first half rose 62 percent year-on-year, as it targets the more expensive smartphone sector dominated by Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Apple Inc.
Personal data including text messages, contact lists and photos can be extracted from iPhones through previously unpublicised techniques by Apple employees, the company acknowledged this week.
The same techniques to circumvent bac
Samsung Electronics is losing smartphone ground not only to cheaper Chinese rivals but also at the high end to Apple, a survey showed, in an ominous sign for the South Korean giant as Apple readies to launch its next-generation iPhone 6.